Tag: Flag Day

Long may she wave

This flag, which we honor and under which we serve, is the emblem of our unity, our power, our thought and purpose as a nation. It has no other character than that which we give it from generation to generation. The choices are ours. It floats in majestic silence above the hosts that execute those …

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Long May She Wave

On this day in 1777, Congress adopted the Stars and Stripes as the Flag of the United States. The flag has been revered. It has been burned. It has flown over triumphant times such as on Iwo Jima and around Olympic tracks. It flew over the rubble of the World Trade Center. It has flown …

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